IBB explains why he has not remarried 5 years after losing his wife

After 40 years of marriage, former Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida lost his wife and mother of his four children, Maryam Babaginda, to ovarian cancer on 27th December 2009 in an LA hospital. She was just 61. It's been five years and IBB, now 73, hasn't made an attempt to

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Takes Us on the Journey of her Struggle with Depression


A few hours ago the Guardian UK published an article by Nigerian award winning writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi where she shared the heartfelt story of her struggle with depression. The story has now been removed from the website, but we decided to share some excerpts of the story with BellaNaija readers who may

BREAKING: Bomb Blast rocks Yobe

A suicide bomber blew himself up outside a legislator’s home in the state capital, Potiskum on Sunday, February 1.

INEC extends deadline for collection of permanent voter cards

Find the INEC press statement released today below...The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has extended the deadline for collection of Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs) to Sunday, 8th February 2015. This supersedes the earlier deadline of Saturday, 31st January 2015, and is intended to give registered voters yet to collect their

Genesis Cinema, Play Zone, Come To City Mall Onikan

Movie and Game buffs who reside on the Lagos Island and its environs may just be in for more exciting times as Genesis Cinemas, a leading Nigerian cinema brand, and Play Zone, a fast growing family entertainment brand, are set to open shops at the renovated City Mall, Onikan.This was

Justin Timberlake Finally Confirms Wife Pregnancy With This Cute Photo

Justin Timberlake and wife Jessica Biel kept everyone speculating and guessing for weeks but the singer has finally confirmed that he and his wife are expecting their first child together. After 8 years together and two years of marriage, Justin confirmed the most exciting news to the world as he celebrated